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Portraits Vignerons - Au château Peneau : belle-mère et belle-fille côte à côte - Les Grappes
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At Château Peneau: mother-in-law and daughter-in-law side by side

Château Peneau is a property of 30Ha in the Cadillac Côtes de Bordeaux appellation. Overlooking the Garonne, this magnificent vineyard is managed by Dany and Emilie Douence. Mother-in-law and step-fi...

Portraits Vignerons - L'équilibre entre le soleil & la fraîcheur des vins du Roussillon - Les Grappes
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The balance between sunshine & freshness of Roussillon wines

Diary #5 by Elise Gaillard, winemaker at Domaine Madeloc: The Roussillon is known to be a sunny region almost all year round. However, this climate that brings tourists...

Portraits Vignerons - Eric Bompard,  Nous effectuons un travail de petit bijoutier ! - Les Grappes
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Eric Bompard, "We do the work of a small jeweller! »

After 35 years at the head of one of the largest French companies specialising in cashmere, Eric Bompard decided to turn the page and embark on a new adventure, wine! Repa...

Portraits Vignerons - Fille de et fière de l'être - Les Grappes
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"Daughter of and proud to be! »

Diary #1: Created by my father, Pierre Gaillard, in 2002, Domaine Madeloc was rebuilt by combining the tradition of Banyuls and the techniques of the Rhone Valley. My parents worked in the vineyard...

Portraits Vignerons - Il faut investir dans le millésime 2015 - Les Grappes
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"We need to invest in the 2015 vintage."

Diary #3: The highlight of the last few months at Château Lamothe de Haux has, of course, been the harvest for our white wines: mechanical harvesting except for our "Cuvée Valen"...

Portraits Vignerons - Le Château Marchand Bellevue « Retrouver le plaisir de boire un verre entre amis » - Les Grappes
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Le Château Marchand Bellevue " Rediscover the pleasure of having a drink with friends "

Alain Dufourg is the winegrower of Château Marchand Bellevue, in the Entre-deux-Mers region, in the commune of Targon, where he has been cultivating 33 hectares of vines since 2010. Alain comes from a family of winegrowers...

Mets & Vins - Que boire avec un pot au feu ? - Les Grappes
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What to drink with a pot roast?

Want to make a rustic, traditional and convivial dish? Last weekend we enjoyed an absolutely delicious pot-au-feu. And I only recommend one wine with the stew: a Bourgog...

Portraits Vignerons - Chez les Gremillet : ça fuse - Les Grappes
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At the Gremillet's, it's hot!

Diary #1: How well she grew up the little plot of vines my father had inherited from his mother! Since then, we in the Gremillet family have never ceased to develop, discover, enter into the...

Portraits Vignerons - La Tour de By : C’est notre tour - Les Grappes
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"The ByWard Tower: It's our turn."

Diary #1: The Tour de By belonged to our grandfather, Marc Pagès: today my cousin Frédéric and I are taking over. The Château is located on the Gironde estuary. These v...

Portraits Vignerons - Le Champagne Gremillet est dégusté dans 82 pays - Les Grappes
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Champagne Gremillet is tasted in 82 countries.

Diary #3: You are surely wondering what is the symbolism behind the spiral of our traffic jams? I will explain the reasons behind the choice to have a signature cap for our b...

Portraits Vignerons - Michel Bernard : La grande distribution plus jamais - Les Grappes
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Michel Bernard: "Mass distribution, never again! »

Château Beauchêne is not only a princess castle, an ideal place for sumptuous weddings. It is also a vineyard located in the heart of the Rhone Valley, known for its fruity and fruity wines....

Portraits Vignerons - Domaine Mamaruta :  j’ai converti le vignoble en Bio et je suis parti sur des vinifications naturelles - Les Grappes
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Domaine Mamaruta: "I converted the vineyard to organic farming and started with natural winemaking".

Marc Castan is the winegrower of the Mamaruta estate, in the communes of La Palme and Leucate, in Languedoc Roussillon. He took over the 14 Ha of vines from his grandfather. "I continued to work on the vineyard and ...